Abdullah Saqib

Global Agriculture Analyst, KARACHI, PAKISTAN

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together – It is this African proverb that opened me to adopt and advocate Acumen’s bold approach towards tackling poverty. With patient capital and its growing circle of dynamic leaders, I believe we have the keys to unraveling sustainable impact for the masses!” [READ MORE]

Prior to joining Acumen, Abdullah worked for Telenor Pakistan as the Co-Founder of Mobile Agriculture Business Unit where he spearheaded market research, service design and managed commercially sustainable solutions aimed at empowering small farmers across Pakistan. He represented Telenor Pakistan in the GSMA mAgriculture Working Group and the SUN (Scaling Up Nutrition) Business Network. During his tenure at Telenor, he also focused on developing Mobile Health and Education verticals while launching several industry-first products as part of the Digital Services team in the Marketing Department.

After work hours, Abdullah coaches individuals, teams and organizations on how to identify talents, convert them to strengths and drive sustained peak performance in collaboration with Certified Gallup Strengths Coaches around the world.